India visa requirements for Liechtensteiners

Travel and visa requirements

Indian Visa is not required for Liechtensteiners

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • Tourists from Liechtenstein ca India by applying for an electronic visa(e-visa). The e-visa is for a duration of 90 days and costs about US$80.
  • Foreigners can gain entry to India through 28 airports and 5 seaports with the e-visa.
  • Nationals of Liechtenstein are advised to have applied for the e-visa, at least four days before departure. 
  • Intending visitors are to show a valid passport of a minimum of 6 months beyond the date of India. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • Tourists are advised to get treated against yellow fever and other common illnesses before travelling to India.
  • Liechtenstein citizens with firearms require an Import Permit from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation in India.
  • The import and export of foreign currencies are unlimited, however, amounts exceeding $ 5,000 or its equivalent would be declared.
  • Also, the importation and exportation of the local currency of India are set at a maximum of INR 25,000.
  • Travellers will be required to show proof of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in India. This could be in the form of a sponsor letter from a host living in the country or a hotel reservation.
  • Visitors from Liechtenstein will also be asked to show a recent bank statement has as evidence of having enough money to spend while in India.
  • Minors visiting alone are required to have a consent letter signed by both parents or guardian.
  • Liechtensteiners visiting India with pets (dogs and cats) must be accompanied by a veterinarian health certificate issued in Liechtenstein.
  • Intending visitors can get to India from any international airport in Liechtenstein. There is an international airport in Zurich.
  • Air India, Etihad, SWISS, Aeroflot and Qatar Airways are some of the airlines that fly from Liechtenstein to India.
  • The estimated flight time from Liechtenstein to New Delhi, India is 12 hours, 15 minutes.
  • India has a temperate and tropical climate. It has four major seasons which are summer which is from March to May, winter from December to February, monsoon from June to September and post-monsoon also known as northeast monsoon which is from October to November. 
  • Cows do wander freely in the streets of India even in major cities. They are harmless, so tourists are advised to give them room. Also, Indians value their cows and respecting these cows can prevent a bad relationship with the locals.
  • Hinduism, Christianity and Islam are the major religions in India. Other religions like Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism are also present in the country, although as a minority.
  • The Indian rupee is the official currency used in India. Visitors can various banks and exchange outlets in the country to exchange their foreign currencies.
  • India is a country with hundreds of languages spoken in the country. It has no national language.  Hindi and English are however the official languages.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $43 to spend on daily expenses while in India.
  • The Taj Mahal, The Holy City of Varanasi, Harmandir Sahib and The Golden City are some of the places tourists can visit while in India.
  • India uses India Standard Time (GMT+5:30). India is 5 hours and 30 minutes ahead of Liechtenstein.
  • Indians use a head wobble to mean "yes" or agree to something and also as a form of greeting. Learning to do this could benefit a visitor's interaction with the locals
  • Transportation in India can be done with buses, train, taxis and small boats. 
  • The power and socket plug used in Singapore are of Type  C, D and M. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Special delicacies tourists can try while in India are butter chicken, alu gobi, rogan josh and samosas.
  • Tourists are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use my credit cards while in India?

Yes, credit cards are accepted at major stores and outlets in India. Still, the most recognised means of payment is cash, especially when in rural areas.

How much does an e-visa to India cost?

For tourists visiting from Liechtenstein, the Indian e-visa costs about US$80.

What is the level of crime rate in India?

The level of crime rate is moderate in India and it is relatively safe for tourists. Visitors are still advised to take necessary caution.

Is India safe for tourist?

There are reported cases of rape and theft in India, but foreigners are rarely targeted. Tourists are advised to take necessary precautions while in the country.